Meitner IDAT D/A processor Specifications
Description: 21-bit digital/analog converter. Digital filtering: 8x-oversampling DSP-based "Intelligent" design. D/A conversion: four 20-bit DACs per channel in "Class-A Data Scheme," balanced in digital domain. Frequency response: 20Hz20kHz +0, 0.3dB. THD+noise: less than 0.01%, 20Hz20kHz (no level specified). Output impedance: 300 ohms unbalanced, 600 ohms balanced. Jitter: less than 100ps RMS, no periodic jitter. Inputs: coaxial on RCA jack, Toslink optical, ST-type optical (one each). Analog outputs: one unbalanced stereo pair on RCA jacks, one balanced stereo pair on XLR jacks. Digital outputs: one coaxial on RCA jack, one Toslink (EIAJ) optical, one ST-type optical.
Dimensions: 14.25" W by 7" H by 11.25" D (Translator), 7" W by 5" H by 10.5" D (power supply). Shipping weight: 105 lbs.
Price: $14,950 (1993); no longer available (2012). Approximate number of dealers: 15.
Manufacturer: Museatex Audio Inc., Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2B 1N5, (1993); company no longer in existence (2012). Since 1998 Ed Meitner has been the proprietor of EMM Labs, 1195065 13th Street S.E., Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2G 5M8. Tel: (403) 225-4161. Fax: (403) 225-2330. Web: www.emmlabs.com.